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New Students

We always want to make sure that any new student is fully prepared for joining us. 

Here you will find information all the way from pre-arrival activity right through to the moment you start studying through your academic timetable.

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Flying Start

Flying Start has been designed to help you understand what studying at university really means. It also has a pre-arrival activity that is related to your induction week which you will need to complete.

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Enrolment is one of the most important parts of your journey as a student, enrolling as early as possible and ensuring you have completed all aspects of enrolment will give the best start to University.

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Here you will be able to find all the information relating to accessing your Induction Week Timetable to see what you will be up to the first week of your studies as well as your Academic Timetable for your programmes classes.

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Getting Settled

We want to make sure you can get settled into your programme of studies quickly, here you will be able to see how to get hold of your campus card, information on our campus bus service as well as further guidance on our bursary and scholarship offer.

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Get to Know US

Starting a new programme can be quite challenging, so it may be best that you get to know us and our systems a little bit before you join us. Here we have put together key areas to help you get to know the University a little more.

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Arrival Guide

This guide will help International students keep on track of their arrival but also make sure they get the best out of their time within their first few weeks in the U.K.

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Make sure to see what events are happening both online and on campus during Welcome Week and beyond.

From events such as our Vice-Chancellor welcome, our Welcome Fair and events hosted by Sunderland Students' Union,we're sure there's something for you to get involved with.

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